Preview Workflow

The CIM Courses system will be down temporarily undergoing routine maintenance.

Viewing: PHIL 6234 : Consequentialism and Its Critics

Last approved: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 08:03:21 GMT

Last edit: Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:07:10 GMT

Catalog Pages referencing this course
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Philosophy (PHIL)
PHIL
6234
Consequentialism and Its Critics
Consequentialism & Its Critics
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Seminar
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
graduate students
No
No

Corequisites

19
Brand, Jeffrey
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
No
Fee Type


No


An overview of the debate over consequentialism, culminating in discussion of recent literature. Forms of consequentialism (act, rule, motive, cooperative); direct versus indirect; classic objections and replies; partiality; friendship; agent-relative considerations; doctrine of doing and allowing; doctrine of double effect.
.

Course Attribute


Key: 8662